The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
England / London
Rank 168 162 135
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 296 307 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.55% 1.43% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.50% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 223 274
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £24.41 £19.99 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.11% -11.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.59 £15.75 £17.94
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -12.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18123 20410 20190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.71% 95.01% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12969 14468 14154
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 301 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -14.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £52.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 61 £415 -7.77% 13
Docklands, London -3 2 £375 -31.81%
Wimbledon - 2 £175 - 2
Uxbridge +7 1 £375 -6.25%
Westminster - 1 £430 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £408 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 329 (51.73%) SQL
2 199 (31.29%) Data Analysis
3 179 (28.14%) Finance
4 158 (24.84%) Data Modelling
5 129 (20.28%) Data Quality
6 113 (17.77%) Analytics
6 113 (17.77%) Business Intelligence
7 112 (17.61%) Data Management
8 111 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
9 99 (15.57%) Banking
10 93 (14.62%) Migration
11 87 (13.68%) Python
12 84 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
13 83 (13.05%) SQL Server
13 83 (13.05%) Microsoft
14 82 (12.89%) MS Excel
15 81 (12.74%) ETL
16 80 (12.58%) Data Migration
17 77 (12.11%) Oracle
18 74 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
19 63 (9.91%) R
20 62 (9.75%) Degree
21 58 (9.12%) Big Data
22 54 (8.49%) SAP
23 49 (7.70%) VBA
24 47 (7.39%) CRM
24 47 (7.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 46 (7.23%) Visualisation
25 46 (7.23%) Tableau
25 46 (7.23%) Relational Database

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (7.08%) SAS
2 20 (3.14%) Apache Spark
3 15 (2.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.63%) Confluence
5 2 (0.31%) Apache
5 2 (0.31%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 82 (12.89%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.97%) MS Office
3 33 (5.19%) Spreadsheet
4 29 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.36%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.73%) SPSS
7 7 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.10%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.94%) FastStats
4 5 (0.79%) SAP PM
5 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.63%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.63%) Relativity
5 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.31%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.31%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.20%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.63%) SaaS
4 3 (0.47%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.31%) Office 365
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) AdSense
6 1 (0.16%) AdWords
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) Force.com
6 1 (0.16%) G Suite
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.16%) Slack
6 1 (0.16%) Taleo
6 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.73%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.94%) Firewall
3 5 (0.79%) DHCP
3 5 (0.79%) LAN
3 5 (0.79%) MPLS
3 5 (0.79%) VLAN
3 5 (0.79%) WAN
3 5 (0.79%) Wireless
4 2 (0.31%) Internet
4 2 (0.31%) Intranet
4 2 (0.31%) LDAP
5 1 (0.16%) Broadband
5 1 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
2 83 (13.05%) SQL Server
3 58 (9.12%) Big Data
4 47 (7.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (7.23%) Relational Database
6 40 (6.29%) Hadoop
7 38 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (4.56%) Data Mining
9 27 (4.25%) DB2
10 24 (3.77%) NoSQL
11 20 (3.14%) QlikView
12 19 (2.99%) Power BI
13 18 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (2.36%) Apache Hive
14 15 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (1.89%) MS Access
17 10 (1.57%) DataStage
18 9 (1.42%) Oracle Database
18 9 (1.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (2.99%) ERwin
2 16 (2.52%) JIRA
3 14 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (1.10%) PowerDesigner
5 6 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.47%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 179 (28.14%) Finance
2 99 (15.57%) Banking
3 44 (6.92%) Investment Banking
4 36 (5.66%) Marketing
5 28 (4.40%) Retail
6 12 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.73%) Advertising
8 10 (1.57%) Legal
9 8 (1.26%) Back Office
9 8 (1.26%) Front Office
10 7 (1.10%) Law
11 5 (0.79%) International Banking
11 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.63%) Games
13 3 (0.47%) Electronics
13 3 (0.47%) French Language
13 3 (0.47%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.47%) German Language
14 2 (0.31%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.14%) XML
2 11 (1.73%) HTML
3 9 (1.42%) Web Services
4 8 (1.26%) Regular Expression
4 8 (1.26%) XML Schema
5 7 (1.10%) Kafka
5 7 (1.10%) XML Messaging
6 6 (0.94%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (0.94%) J2EE
6 6 (0.94%) JDBC
6 6 (0.94%) JSON
6 6 (0.94%) RESTful
6 6 (0.94%) Servlets
7 5 (0.79%) .NET
7 5 (0.79%) Mason
8 4 (0.63%) Middleware
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.47%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.47%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 111 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.97%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.66%) Data Structures
4 30 (4.72%) Reference Data
5 22 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 16 (2.52%) Credit Risk
7 15 (2.36%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.04%) Equities
9 9 (1.42%) FMCG
10 8 (1.26%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.26%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.26%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.10%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.94%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.94%) Derivative
12 6 (0.94%) User Experience
12 6 (0.94%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.79%) Reinsurance
14 4 (0.63%) NHS
15 3 (0.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.46%) Linux
2 17 (2.67%) Unix
3 13 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (31.29%) Data Analysis
2 158 (24.84%) Data Modelling
3 113 (17.77%) Analytics
3 113 (17.77%) Business Intelligence
4 112 (17.61%) Data Management
5 93 (14.62%) Migration
6 81 (12.74%) ETL
7 80 (12.58%) Data Migration
8 74 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (7.39%) CRM
10 46 (7.23%) Visualisation
11 45 (7.08%) Data Analytics
11 45 (7.08%) Data Cleansing
12 43 (6.76%) Statistics
13 42 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 37 (5.82%) Business Analysis
15 34 (5.35%) Data Governance
15 34 (5.35%) Data Mapping
16 32 (5.03%) Data Transformation
17 31 (4.87%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 329 (51.73%) SQL
2 87 (13.68%) Python
3 63 (9.91%) R
4 49 (7.70%) VBA
5 31 (4.87%) T-SQL
6 23 (3.62%) C++
7 13 (2.04%) Java
7 13 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.57%) Perl
9 9 (1.42%) C#
10 7 (1.10%) MATLAB
10 7 (1.10%) Scala
11 6 (0.94%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.79%) C
12 5 (0.79%) PHP
13 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.47%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.31%) XPath
15 2 (0.31%) XQuery
16 1 (0.16%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 62 (9.75%) Degree
2 13 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.57%) PhD
4 7 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (0.79%) ISEB
6 4 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.31%) CBAP
7 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.16%) CFA
8 1 (0.16%) HND
8 1 (0.16%) IIBA
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.16%) MCP
8 1 (0.16%) MCSE
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (20.28%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.36%) Solvency II
3 14 (2.20%) QA
4 8 (1.26%) ISO20022
5 5 (0.79%) PMO
6 3 (0.47%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.47%) IFRS
6 3 (0.47%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.31%) SLA
8 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.16%) GAAP
8 1 (0.16%) GDPR
8 1 (0.16%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.16%) MiFID
8 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.94%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.16%) Firmware
2 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.10%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 6 (0.94%) Rsyslog
3 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 83 (13.05%) Microsoft
2 77 (12.11%) Oracle
3 54 (8.49%) SAP
4 46 (7.23%) Tableau
5 34 (5.35%) Teradata
6 30 (4.72%) Sybase
7 19 (2.99%) Netezza
8 17 (2.67%) Google
9 16 (2.52%) Bloomberg
10 14 (2.20%) Talend
11 13 (2.04%) Informatica
11 13 (2.04%) Reuters
12 12 (1.89%) Cognos
13 9 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.42%) Splunk
14 6 (0.94%) Adobe
14 6 (0.94%) GoldenSource
14 6 (0.94%) IBM
15 5 (0.79%) Cisco
15 5 (0.79%) Juniper
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